This is the highlight reel for FFR from the Pike’s Peak Cycling Hill Climb 2012.Â
FFR won 1st and 2nd place with a NEW COURSE RECORD time of 23 minutes and 32 seconds. The Transition 422 Alpha (Ridden by Tommy) held an average speed of 31.6 mph, and the Transition 411 Hyperlite (Ridden by Jesse) averaged 30.2 mph.
The Pike’s Peak course for the Cycling Hill Climb is the same as the Auto Hill Climb this year: 12.42 miles, 7% average grade, 4,700 feet of elevation gain (ending at 14,110 feet), and 156 turns.
USA Cycling announced on Monday the four women who will represent the United States in Aguascalientes, Mexico, at the 2013 Pan American Continental Road Championships from May 1-5.
Automatic selections Amber Neben (Lake Forest, Calif./Pasta Zara Cogeas) and Carmen Small (Durango, Colo./Specialized-lululemon) will be joined by coaching nominations Ally Stacher (Asheville, N.C./Specialized-lululemon) and Tayler Wiles (Murray, Utah/Specialized-lululemon) as they compete in the road race on May 4. Neben and Small will also race against the clock in the time trial on May 2Â Â Â Â …Â More